October 19, 2021
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Russia’s Twitter throttling may give censors never-before-seen capabilities

Enlarge / What's happened to Russia's flag?Sean Gladwell / Getty ImagesRussia has implemented a novel censorship method in an ongoing effort to silence Twitter. Instead of outright blocking the social media site, the country is using previously unseen techniques to slow traffic to a crawl and make the site all but unusable for people inside the cou...